Figure 2. The relationship between exclusive breastfeeding and health outcomes in term infants - meta-analysis results.

Figure 2. The relationship between exclusive breastfeeding and health outcomes in term infants - meta-analysis results

Legend: MA, meta-analysis; AOM, acute otitis media; FH, family history; Hosp, hospitalization; exclu, exclusive; LRTI, lower respiratory track infection

*18 studies in total were included in Gdalevich 2001 meta-analyses. The number of studies per comparison was not reported.

From: Appendix G. A Summary of Breastfeeding and Maternal and Term-infant Health Outcomes in Developed Countries

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